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Barr Beacon Park

Introduction

Barr Beacon Park, one of the highest points in the West Midlands, has panoramic views over neighbouring counties, lowland heath and a nature trail. The war memorial is an observatory on the highest point of the park. The memorial is a roofed structure of Portland stone, approached by broad steps.

History

Period

Early 20th Century (1901-1932)

Key Information

Type

Public Park

Purpose

Nature Reserve

Principal Building

Parks, Gardens And Urban Spaces

Period

Early 20th Century (1901-1932)

Survival

Extant

Hectares

60.7

Open to the public

Yes

Electoral Ward

Pheasey Park Farm